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Diversity in the Dutch Caribbean

Michiel Oversteegen and Gerard van Buurt and Marion Haarsma

State of affairs

9.352 Species occurring in Dutch Caribbean, of which
5.214 marine
4.261 terrestrial/freshwater/brackish water
534 introduced species
  • Islands
    Species per island
    2.370 Aruba
    2.667 (Klein) Bonaire
    4.953 (Klein) Curaçao
    2.113 Saba
    839 Saba Bank
    2.870 St. Eustatius
    2.350 St. Maarten
  • Dutch names
    879 Dutch names
  • English names
    5.635 English names
  • Papiamento names
    2.693 Papiamento names
  • Literature references
    1.415 Literature references
  • Photographers
    66 Photographers
  • (Sub)species with photos
    1.268 (Sub)species with photos
  • Photos
    5.468 Photos
  • Identification specialists
    80 Identification specialists

Recently added picture

Lactophrys triqueter
Lactophrys triqueter
  • Photographer Larry Morin
  • Picture date 13 January 2013
  • Validator Floris Bennema
  • Location Bonaire